17 December 2020

Kenora city workers overwhelmingly reject “final” offer – Christmas lockout looms

KENORA, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Members of CUPE Local 191 have overwhelmingly rejected the City of Kenora’s attempt to force a “final […]
9 December 2020

Thunder Bay city workers reach tentative agreement

THUNDER BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– CUPE Local 87, representing roughly 600 workers in Thunder Bay, has reached a tentative agreement in […]
7 December 2020

With Ontario health care staff COVID-19 infections rising, study finds they worked under distress, feeling “sacrificed” and violated

LONDON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Working unprotected and facing psychological distress over fears of contracting COVID-19 nurses, personal support workers (PSWs), custodians […]
3 December 2020

Thunder Bay municipal workers will return to bargaining table with a strong strike mandate

THUNDER BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– CUPE Local 87, representing roughly 600 workers with the City of Thunder Bay, have armed their […]
2 December 2020

New Report Finds Nearly Two-Thirds of Canadians in Debt, Many Without Emergency Savings

TORONTO, ON–/COMMUNITYWIRE/–The Credit Counselling Society (CCS), Canada’s leading accredited non-profit credit counselling service, today announces the release of their 2020 Consumer […]
1 December 2020

Les éditeurs réitèrent leur appel à l’action gouvernementale contre le monopole de Google/Facebook

* Mise à jour financière: une première étape importante* Il faut agir maintenant pour éviter les « déserts d’information » […]
1 December 2020

Publishers Renew Call for Government Action Against Google/Facebook Monopoly

* Fiscal Update Announcement a Strong First Step* Action Needed Now to Avoid US-Style “News Deserts” TORONTO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Canada’s […]
1 December 2020

Teachers and support staff at Blaisdale Montessori School ratify new contract

OSHAWA, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— CUPE Local 5257 members, who are Montessori teachers and support staff at Blaisdale Montessori School, have ratified […]
1 December 2020

Academic study released today in Thunder Bay finds Ontario health care staff worked under psychological distress in pandemic, feeling “sacrificed” and violated

THUNDER BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Working unprotected and facing psychological distress over fears of contracting COVID-19 nurses, personal support workers (PSWs), […]
27 November 2020

Academic study released today in North Bay finds Ontario health care staff worked under psychological distress in pandemic, feeling “sacrificed” and violated

NORTH BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Working unprotected and facing psychological distress over fears of contracting COVID-19 nurses, personal support workers (PSWs), […]